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May 6, 2021
ACEC Enters into MOU with Canadian, Mexican, and International Engineering Associations

ACEC has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the International Federation of Consulting Engineers (FIDIC), ACEC/Canada, and Mexico’s National Chamber of Consulting Firms  (CNEC) to “strengthen cooperation between engineering industries throughout the region.”

December 16, 2020
Barrett Nominated for ACEC Chair; Three Vice Chair Nominees

Art Barrett, Senior Vice President, Gannett Fleming, Inc, of Baltimore, Maryland has been nominated to be ACEC Chair-elect in 2021-2022 and Chair in 2022-2023 by the ACEC Nominating Committee.

October 1, 2020
ACEC Hosts Virtual Orientation Program for Member Organization Leadership

ACEC hosted a virtual leadership orientation today for Member Organization staff and volunteer leaders. More than 70 participants for 29 state organizations took part in the three-hour program, in which ACEC staff offered insights into the wide array of programs and services available to MOs and Member Firms through the national organization.
 

April 29, 2020
National Officer's Remarks During ACEC Board of Directors Meeting

At the virtual ACEC Board of Directors meeting on April 25, ACEC Chair Charles Gozdziewski, Chair-Emeritus Mitch Simpler and ACEC President & CEO Linda Bauer Darr addressed the Board.

April 27, 2020
ACEC Board Meets Virtually; No CPI Dues Increase in 2021, Charles Gozdziewski Takes Gavel

At its first-ever virtual meeting on Saturday, April 25, the ACEC Board of Directors unanimously voted to forego the planned 1.6 percent Consumer Price Index (CPI) increase to 2021 member firm dues, welcomed a new chairman and members of the Executive Committee, and got an introduction to the ACEC Research Institute.

February 28, 2020
New ExCom Member Michael Cooper Discusses Leadership and Staff Development on Latest Podcast Episode

On the latest Engineering Influence podcast, we talk with newly elected ExCom member Michael Cooper, who is managing principal of HED in Southfield, Mich.

January 24, 2020
Incoming Chair-elect Robin Greenleaf Talks Private Market, Strategic Plan on Podcast

On the latest Engineering Influence podcast, ACEC Incoming Chair-Elect Robin Greenleaf of Architectural Engineers talks about the importance of the private market, the ACEC Strategic Plan, and working with Member Organizations.

January 14, 2020
New Executive Committee Members Elected

Robin Greenleaf, CEO of Architectural Engineers, Inc., in Boston, will become the new chair-elect, succeeding Charlie Gozdziewski, who will begin his term as ACEC Chair at the Convention.  Greenleaf will assume the office of Chair for the 2021-2022 administrative year.

January 9, 2020
Incoming Excom Members Do Deep Dive into Council Services at National HQ

ACEC Senior Vice President Advocacy and External Affairs Steve Hall briefed 2020-2022 Executive Committee nominees on the Council's advocacy issues and strategy during an orientation session at the national offices in Washington, D.C. on Thursday. ACEC President/CEO Linda Bauer Darr and senior staff guided the attendees through every phase of Council operations. Participating in the meeting were Chair-elect nominee Robin Greenleaf of Architectural Engineers; Vice Chair nominees Michael Cooper of Harley Ellis Devereaux, Matthew Hirst of CRS Consulting Engineers, and Gary Raba of Raba Kistner; 2020-2021 NAECE Representative Jim Smith of ACEC/North Carolina; and ACEC Chair Mitch Simpler and Chair-elect Charlie Gozdziewski.

October 29, 2019
Greenleaf Nominated for ACEC Chair; Four Vice Chair Nominees Announced

Robin Greenleaf, CEO of Architectural Engineers, Inc. in Boston has been tapped to be ACEC Chair-Elect for 2020-2021, and Chair for 2021-2022, by the ACEC Nominating Committee, subject to election by the ACEC Board of Directors.

Member Firm News
July 20, 2021

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded Black & Veatch $2.5 million in federal funding to participate in a research and development (R&D) project aimed at advancing direct air capture (DAC) technology.

https://www.bv.com/news/b


July 12, 2021

Woolpert has been granted a trademark for Inspansion, a method of adding capacity through analytics in place of physical expansion, by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Woolpert Director of Strategic Consulting David Tomber developed Inspansion to help airports identify logical efficiencies in operations, technology and staffing to optimize facility performance, while deferring capital investment.

https://woolpert.com/reso


July 8, 2021

Global integrated design firm Stantec has established a cross-disciplinary center of excellence to provide sustainable, climate smart, and equitable infrastructure design services.

https://www.stantec.com/e


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Engineering Employment
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1,555,500 (June)
1,552,800 (May)

Construction Spending
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$1,545,300,000 (May)
$1,549,500,000 (April)

Dodge Momentum Index
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165.8 (June)
175.1 (May)

Morrissey Goodale U.S. M&A Index
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370 Deals--Up 30 percent year-over-year

AIA Billings Index
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57.1 (June)
58.5 (May)

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